Lewis Thomas Williams

7 July 1911–2 November 1979 (Age 68)
Alhambra, Washington, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Lewis Thomas

When Lewis Thomas Williams was born on 7 July 1911, in Alhambra, Washington, Mississippi, United States, his father, Louis Edward Williams, was 21 and his mother, Mary Josephine Murphree, was 24. He married Irene Elsie Trevarthen on 28 June 1935, in Jefferson, Alabama, United States. He lived in Election Precinct 31 Coal Valley, Walker, Alabama, United States in 1920 and Election Precinct 39, Jefferson, Alabama, United States in 1930. He died on 2 November 1979, at the age of 68.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Lewis Thomas Williams
1911–1979
Irene Elsie Trevarthen
1912–1949
Marriage: 28 June 1935

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 June 1935
Jefferson, Alabama, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Louis Edward Williams

    Male1890–1960Male

    Mary Josephine Murphree

    Female1886–1977Female

siblings

(9)

    William Dalton Williams

    Male1908–1967Male

    Opal V Williams

    Female1910–Female

    Male1911–1979Male

    Lois Williams

    Female1913–Female

    David Cary Dean Williams

    Male1915–1969Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1912 · Alabama Equal Suffrage Association Formed

Age 1

The Alabama Equal Suffrage Association was founded in Birmingham to fight for the voting rights of white women.
1929

Age 18

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

English (also very common in Wales): patronymic from William .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Louis T Williams in household of Louis E Williams, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Louis E Williams, Jr in household of Louis E Williams, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lewis Thomas Williams, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.